Established in 2013, the Distinguished Athlete Awards, presented by the Great Aloha Run, annually honors the athletic achievement of more than 20 exceptional Hawaii student athletes at a invitation-only banquet to close out the sports season.

All Hawaii Players of the Year in Football, Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball, Baseball and Softball, along with the Newcomer Award winners are honored for their achievements.

The culminating awards of the night are presented to a Distinguished Male and Female Athlete of the Year, selected as top overall in a single sport during the past year. ScoringLive staff, in conjunction with media statewide, select the winners out of three male and three female finalists.


WINNERS
Athletes of the Year in bold

2017-18

Male

Chevan Cordeiro, Saint Louis - football

Female

Cherilyn Molina, Konawaena - basketball


2016-17

Male

Tua Tagovailoa, Saint Louis - football

Female

Lia Foster, Punahou - swimming


2015-16

Male

Vavae Malepeai, Mililani - football

Female

Chanelle Molina, Konawaena - basketball


2014-15

Male

McKenzie Milton, Mililani - football

Female

Chanelle Molina, Konawaena - basketball


2013-14

Male

Joshua Terao, Mid-Pacific - judo

Female

Jasmine Mau, Punahou - swimming

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